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Amadeus and Zingle to provide hotels with integrated messaging technology

Adrian M. Reodique | Aug. 16, 2016
Amadeus will integrate its hospitality service optimisation solutions with Zingle’s messaging technology.

Amadeus - a provider of technology solutions for the global travel industry - will integrate its hospitality service optimisation solutions with Zingle's messaging technology to provide hotels with mobile texting and messaging technology.

"Hotel guests are mobile.  We are confident that Zingle's solution in integration to Amadeus' hospitality service optimisation solutions creates the most instant and seamless solution to hotels and guests alike" said Ford Blakely, Founder and CEO of Zingle, in a press release.

Under the partnership, Zingle will enable hoteliers - who implement Amadeus' service optimisation products - to message guests through any mobile channel. Hotel staff can also easily manage all interactions in an inbox shared between all departments.

In addition, Amadeus said providing guests with a platform to text staff directly without downloading a mobile app makes the interaction direct and instant.

"Once a guest becomes comfortable with texting the hotel for their needs, the engagement between our team and guests increases, resulting in a higher overall level of satisfaction with the entire resort experience. The real breakthrough here is the capability to connect with a guest on their terms," said Darren Hirsowitz, Director of Finance and Business Analytics at The Breakers - a luxury resort in Palm Beach, Florida and one of the customers of Amadeus and Zingle. 


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